Courtney Hope Thérond

is an award winning director who has screened short films at several major film festivals, including BFI London, Outfest, Nashville, New Orleans, Athens, and Palm Springs International Shortfest. Her film The Dress You Have On won two jury prizes and is distributed by Revry TV and Seed & Spark. The screenplay for Courtney's digital series Between Us Girls was a finalist at Austin Film Festival and won the Cinestory web series category.

Courtney is a graduate of NYU, Tisch School of the Arts and was a Cinereach Film Fellow. She directs narrative and branded content in Los Angeles.